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November 29, 2018 3:03 PM St Andrew's Day: When was St Andrew first recognised as patron saint of Scotland?

ST ANDREW'S DAY is a national festival celebrated by the people of Scotland and other Christian nations - but when was St Andrew first recognised as Scotland's patron saint? The annual holiday of St Andrew’s falls on November 30 and is marked by a bank holiday in Scotland, where schools and businesses shut for the day. St Andrew is regarded as the first 53

November 28, 2018 1:21 AM NHS crackdown on silk garment prescriptions

NHS England has announced plans to curb the prescription of "low-priority" items like silk garments. There is limited evidence the clothing helps people with eczema and dermatitis enough to justify prescribing it, a consultation document says. Officials are proposing taking eight items off the NHS prescription list under plans aimed at saving £68m a year. Many prescribers 106

November 27, 2018 10:23 PM Doctor Who: Fans search for meaning behind Jodie Whittaker’s ‘gay scarf’

Doctor Who fans are speculating about the hidden gay message behind a rainbow scarf worn by Jodie Whittaker’s character in an image promoting the show’s New Year’s Special. The Doctor Who Official Twitter account posted a photo of the title character, played by Whittaker, donning a bright rainbow scarf on Monday (November 26). “More Details Revealed 77

November 27, 2018 10:46 AM Mitesh Patel ‘used Grindr on day he murdered his wife’

Mitesh Patel, a pharmacist accused of strangling his wife to death so he could start a new life with his gay partner, used dating apps and sites like Grindr on the day she died, a court has heard. Judge James Goss previously informed Teesside Crown Court that it had been agreed by both the prosecution and the defence that Patel had been having affairs 74

November 26, 2018 9:05 PM Oprah Winfrey thanks fans after mother's death on Thanksgiving

The star lived with her grandmother until she was six before moving to Milwaukee to join her mother who was working as a maid. Winfrey posted a picture on Instagram of herself and her mother at a family gathering. She said: "Thank you all for your kind words and condolences regarding my mother Vernita Lee's passing. It gives our family great comfort 123

November 26, 2018 4:02 PM Oprah Winfrey’s mother dead: Vernita Lee dies aged 83

OPRAH WINFREY’S mother, Vernita Lee, has died at the age of 83. Oprah Winfrey’s mother died last Thursday on Thanksgiving Day at her home in Wisconsin, United States, a spokesperson has confirmed to A spokesperson told “The family of Vernita Lee are saddened to share of her passing on November 22, 2018 at her home in Milwaukee 60

November 26, 2018 2:14 PM Beth Morgan in pictures: ‘Axed’ Coronation Street star spills out of tiny plunging look

BETH MORGAN, who previously starred in ITV soap Coronation Street, braved the cold last night in a barely-there outfit for a night out with friends in Manchester. Beth Morgan hit the town with her fiends last night for a girls night out in Manchester. The former Coronation Street star, who briefly played Bethany Platt’s lap dancing friend, was pictured 37

November 26, 2018 1:25 PM Alarm clock sparks Springbok rugby team hotel bomb scare

A South African rugby player's ticking alarm clock caused a bomb scare that led to the team hotel being evacuated. Police were called to The Hilton in Cardiff after reports of a suspicious item in a laundry bag. The evacuation took place on Friday afternoon - while the team was at the Principality Stadium preparing for Saturday's test match. South Wales 61

November 26, 2018 12:48 PM UK supermarket URGENT RECALL as chicken fillets sold with WRONG use-by labels

UK SUPERMARKET Nisa has issued an urgent recall of its chicken fillets because they have they wrong use-by date label which could see shoppers unknowingly buy poultry that is up to a month out of date. The chain has removed some packets of its Heritage British Skinless Chicken Breast Fillets from the shelves because they have the wrong use-by date printed 49

November 26, 2018 9:59 AM Pictures: India’s first Pride march since gay sex was decriminalised

India has held its first Pride parade since the Supreme Court decriminalised gay sex in September—and it looked amazing. A record number of attendees marched through the streets of Delhi on Sunday (November 25), according to SBS, with signs reading “Love Wins” and “Adios 377” to celebrate the striking down of Section 377, a 157-year-old colonial-era 99